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Les Huckfield contests Knowsley North

Title
Les Huckfield contests Knowsley North
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1986
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Duration
00:03:28
Description
Former junior industry minister, Les Huckfield has decided to contest the seat of Knowsley North, and is now the subject of an inquiry by Labour’s National Executive Committee. He says that Knowsley North’s freedom of choice has been repeatedly infringed. Constituency executive officer Dave Care says there has been blatant interference. Alliance candidate Rosemary Cooper says it is indicative of splits within the Labour ranks. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Les Huckfield; Dave Care; Rosemary Cooper
Keywords
Elections; Labour Party; Parliamentary candidates; Kirkby; Merseyside; Knowsley North; Les Huckfield

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